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Inflatable cushion for underpacked luggage

Old May 19, 19, 4:19 pm
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Inflatable cushion for underpacked luggage

Is there a product out there like the air packs that come in Amazon boxes but that can be inflated and deflated as needed to prevent contents of under packed checked bags from shifting around?
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Old May 19, 19, 4:56 pm
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As I like to take my own pillow anyway, I use it for that purpose. Like you though I'd like to find a REUSABLE airpack as well for that purpose... everything that turns up in a search seems to be one use...
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Old May 19, 19, 5:48 pm
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Ziplocks bags? They come in 2 gallon sizes if you are filling a larger check-in.
https://www.target.com/p/ziploc-2-ga...t/-/A-13969182
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Old May 19, 19, 6:01 pm
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Sure, a ziplock or two might work, but Id be more comfortable with something in between a ziplock and a small pool toy with a one way valve and a tiny bit more strength. Who knows, maybe Ill try a small pool ring next time?
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Old May 20, 19, 12:03 am
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Bag-in-box - the bags inside wine boxes? (But clean, unused ones.)
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Old May 20, 19, 5:45 pm
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VinniBags could do the trick. But they are not exactly cheap, cost $30 a piece. They can also double as protector for transporting whine bottles and smaller delicate items. https://www.amazon.com/VinniBag-Inflatable-Travel-Bag-Recyclable/dp/B0041IC244/ref=pd_sbs_79_10?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=B0041IC244 &pd_rd_r=418d0bbb-7b55-11e9-bee9-f381f43bc426&pd_rd_w=yOUUy&pd_rd_wg=l7SzD&pf_rd_p= 588939de-d3f8-42f1-a3d8-d556eae5797d&pf_rd_r=KKAY27859B1D620AG6TT&psc=1&re fRID=KKAY27859B1D620AG6TT

There is also a cheaper version called Vin Bouquet sold for 25 Euro (including shipping) here in EU:

https://lazenne.com/products/vin-bouquet-wine-bottle-protector so not exactly cheap either.
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Old May 20, 19, 6:57 pm
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We use DW's inflatable footrest which is a lot sturdier than Zip-loc's. We can also inflate it to the desired volume.
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Old May 21, 19, 8:26 am
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Suggest Ziplock Travel Space Bags packed with shredder paper..
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Old May 22, 19, 2:21 am
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Ikea's SPANTAD roll-up vacuum bags are cheap (equiv. US$2.50) and strong. Two bags of different sizes in a pack: 46x57 cm and 55x85 cm. (Skoghall bags aren't roll-ups.) Squeeze just enough air to get the bulk you want, plus put stuff in to keep clean/separate.

Checked - not on US website but available elsewhere.
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Old May 23, 19, 7:22 pm
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How about inflatable camping pillows?
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Old May 23, 19, 7:52 pm
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Get cheap (Dollar store) swim wings for kids...deflate into barely a handkerchief. ADDS very little weight.
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